Agartala, Oct 23 (PTI) A 65-year-old was arrested for allegedly raping a 4 year old child in North Tripura district, police said on Tuesday.Also Read - .Khliehriat CAL7 MG-MINE-RESCUE Mine mishap: Rescue operations to resume with use of sophisticated equipment
District superintendent of police Bhanupada Chakraborty said that the man had lured the child at Kameswar village by promising to give her chocolate and then raped her on Monday.. Also Read - PM thanks people of Tripura to vote for BJP in civic bypolls
The victims mother filed an FIR at Dharmanagar police station on the same day and the perpetrator was arrested immediately. Also Read - Navy divers get into rescue action at Meghalaya mine disaster site
A local court on Tuesday remanded him police custody for three days.
The SP said the man was charged under the POCSO Act.
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